Professional Experience

Current

 

Aug. 2014 –             Associate Professor (cross-appointment), Biomedical Ethics Unit,

                                  Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal

Aug. 2014 –             Associate Professor, Centre of Genomics and Policy, Faculty of

                                  Medicine, Department of Human Genetics, McGill University,

                                  Montreal

Jan. 2014 –              Research Director, Centre of Genomics and Policy, Faculty of Medicine,

                                  Department of Human Genetics, McGill University, Montreal

Nov. 2010 –             Associate Researcher, Centre de recherche en droit public, Université de

                                  Montréal, Montreal   

Sept. 2009 –            Data Access Officer, International Cancer Genome Consortium (ICGC),

                                  Toronto/Montreal

                                  Head of the Data Access Compliance Office of the International Cancer

                                  Genome Consortium. Assess the validity of access contract, MTAs and

                                  privacy policies in the context of an international biotech consortium.

Jan. 2006 –              Legal and Ethical Consultant, Longeuil, Quebec

                                 – Fields of practice: comparative law, health law, medical liability, intellectual

                                 property and ethics (includes consulting work for the council of Europe in

                                 2007, 2009-2010)

                                 –   Drafting legal and ethical opinions

                                 –   Guest speaker at conferences and training seminar

Past

 

May 2013 – Aug. 2014       Assistant Professor (cross-appointment), Biomedical Ethics Unit,

                                               Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal

June 2009 – Aug. 2014       Assistant Professor, Centre of Genomics and Policy, Faculty of

                                               Medicine, Department of Human Genetics, McGill University,

                                               Montreal  

Jan. 2007 – June 2009       Project Manager, Centre for research in public law (CRDP), Université

                                              de Montréal, Montreal

                                              –   Managing large research projects in the areas of law, intellectual

                                              property, health technologies and ethics

                                              –   Mentoring of students, occasional lecturer for undergraduate and

                                              graduate courses

May 2002 – Jan. 2007       Research Associate, Centre de recherche en droit public (CRDP),

                                              Université de Montréal, Montreal

                                              –   Research in the area of comparative law, intellectual property,

                                              health law, medical liability and ethics

                                              –   Coordination of an internet website “HumGen” (2002-2005)

                                              –   Editor in chief of a news bulletin “GenInfo” (2002-2005)

                                              –   Administration of a website “IPGen”

Feb. 2001 – May 2002       Research Assistant, CRDP, Université de Montréal, Montreal

Sept. 2000 – Feb. 2001      Articling Student, CRDP, Université de Montréal, Montreal

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